2022 Yearly Round-Up ๐Ÿš€ : The Plus Addons for Elementor + Feedback Survey

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Weโ€™re coming to the end of a fantastic year and looking forward to the one ahead. 2022 has been a rollercoaster of work and success for us here at The Plus Addons for Elementor, and weโ€™re grateful to be surrounded by such a great community.

At the end of the email, we have a completely anonymous Feedback survey that takes 2-3 mins. We would be grateful if you could share how we are doing.๐Ÿ™‚

This year, we made a total of 28 version releases (FREE & Pro combined), a total of 14 widget Elementor widget updates, added 91 functionalities in existing widgets, addressed around 50 compatibility issues so that you enjoy a smoother editing experience, and overallย  290+ improvement & updates in the current setup. This couldn’t have been possible without your constant feedback and suggestions via live chat and helpdesk support.ย 

We redesigned our main website with updated layouts to make it easier for you to find our widgets and replaced icons with visual graphics to make it easy to understand the design demos. And launched an Elementor widget library where you can search through all our widgets.

Achievements and Milestones โœŒ๐Ÿป

Achievements and Milestones

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  • This year we won Torque Plugin Madness 2022. Thank you to everyone who voted for The Plus Addons for Elementor.ย 
  • This year we promised to plant 1 tree for every purchase or license upgrade from our store ๐ŸŒณ #OneEarth. And we added some more to it and successfully planted the promised trees this year.
  • We published 40+ Blogs, 50+ Documentation, 200+ Social Media Posts, 70+ YouTube Videos and 35+ Email Newsletters (And we will double down on publishing helpful content in the coming year ๐Ÿ˜‰)

    Best 5-Star Reviews of 2022 ๐Ÿฅฐ

    We added more than 90+ 5-Star reviews. Thanks to everyone who shared their feedback with us. If you haven’t yet, please share your words here. We genuinely love to hear from you, which keeps us motivated ๐Ÿ’ซ.

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    Bigger Team ๐Ÿ’ช๐Ÿป

    We grew this year, both in users’ love as well as in the team. We added 15 new teammates, which is a whopping 100% increase in team size than the last year.

    I am sure you must have seen a significant improvement with our support, design, and performance upgrade this year and more in the coming months. This couldn’t have been possible without our new family members. ๐Ÿ’–

    Weโ€™re Hiring. If you would like to join our mission to make the web easier for everyone with Elementor Page builder, then send us your CV with your special skill at [email protected]

    Major Changes in 2022 with The Plus Addons for Elementor ๐Ÿ“ˆ

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      And much more; you can check the full changelog here.

      What you will see in 2023 ๐Ÿ‘€

      2022 was just the tip of the iceberg, and the following year will be full of unexpected additions!

      • Reloaded WooCommerce Funnels Builder – We will have product funnels, wishlists, product comparisons, quick view, upsell, order bumps, coupon bumps etc.
      • Comment Reaction & Rating – Elementor widgets which can be used on any CPT or blog pages for feedback
      • Advanced Horizontal Scroll – Our famous horizontal scroll will be upgraded with better UX, performance upgrades, and more powers to customize
      • Scroll Sequence Widget – Create Apple like full-page scrolling animation of images in series to keep your visitors in awe.
      • Social Chat Widget – The most surprising widget for you, with some unheard features. If you have a business or a marketer, this will be your 1st pick.
      • Advanced Slider Builder – Our OG Carousel Anything gets a new look & feel and features. This is something I can’t wait to show you guys!
      • Major Performance Upgrades – We are working on many widgets to revamp their features + make them more optimized for your greens in web vitals.ย 

        What else?

        • Rewritten Docs – We are rewriting our docs from scratch with easy-to-understand English, step-by-step instructions, and more video and GIF content to make things easily scannable.
        • More YouTube Content – 2022 has been great as we completed 1 Million views on YouTube. And this year, we will continue to publish more video/shorts content on Elementor with The Plus Addons for Elementor.
        • Active on Social Media & FB Community – Keeping no stone unturned, we will be more active on our social media channels. You can mention us to share your experience while using the product or get essential non-technical support.
        • Quality Emails – This year, we started our Monthly newsletter has been an enormous success, where we could often communicate with you to share necessary updates. Our recent series of #KnowYourAddon made you aware of the hidden powers of our addon.
        • Our Nexter Theme Power-ups – This year, we onboarded a lot of Nexter users who leverage the inbuilt Theme builder, Security option, Performance settings, etc. We replaced multiple plugins just by using our Theme. 2023 will be the year of Nexter!
        • New Product Launch: WDesignKit The missing block in our ecosystem after the Theme is Templates, launching next month. This product will have 100s or prebuilt Elementor Templates built using The Plus Addons for Elementor & Elementor Page Builder. That’s not it; it will have cloud storage and a widget builder of its own.

          Need your Feedback ๐ŸŽฏ

          We need your help to know how weโ€™re doing; it’s been a long journey. And we would love to know how The Plus Addons for Elementor has been helpful so far. This will help us plan future improvements. Every user is important to us, and we need your opinions to shape the future of this Addon.

          This survey is completely anonymous, takes 2-3 mins, and has a special gift. We’re grateful for your feedbacks.

          Top News of the Year ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ

          With a lot of new changes and events happening in the world of WordPress, these were some of the significant developments.

          • Elementor crossed 10 Millions+ Install โ€” celebrate with The Plus Addons for the Elementor team with a Limited Edition Gift. Thank you, Elementor!
          • WP Engine acquired 5 plugins โ€” Delicious Brains sold 5 plugins to WP Engine, which includes ACF, WP Migrate, and more. We bet you have used at least one of these plugins in the past!
          • Elementor acquired Static Headless WP โ€” ย for a fast, secure, and scalable solution for your WordPress website.
          • Cloudways acquired by DigitalOcean โ€” This news came out like thunder from clear skies! Cloudways has worked closely with DigitalOcean since 2014, but there were no hints that the two will merge.
          • PHP 7.4 Support Ended on November โ€” PHP 7.4 End of Life is on the horizon as the PHP version will stop receiving any security updates from November 28, 2022. With over 60% of all websites written in PHP still using the final version of the PHP 7 release branch, this is particularly huge for the internet community.


          That’s it, folks!

          We wish you Merry Christmas and a prosperous New Year 2023! Enjoy your holiday with family and friends!

          Stay Safe, and Take Care!

          CEO Sagar Patel
          The Plus Addons for Elementor